ECHO FACTORY | March 2018 - Present
Freelance Art Director
Leading creative strategy and product conception + development, including branding, marketing campaigns, print and online materials, video + photoshoots for non-profits organizations, B2B, and B2C clients.
Collaborating with copywriters and brand managers, as well as overseeing, assigning and directing the work of senior and junior staff and freelance designers, animators and editors.
CLIENTS INCLUDE: TEDx, UCLA, City Plants, Eagle Eyes, Tabasco
FREELANCE | 2010 - Present
Overall visual design direction, asset creation and team leading for web, print, and merchandising.
Visual design for home entertainment, mobile applications and web, ranging from corporate to home entertainment.
Commissioned illustrations for private clients and entertainment studios, as well as a smattering of personal projects including tin-box dioramas, tarot card set, enamel pins, and mechanical/analogue gifs (a.k.a. automata)
42 ENTERTAINMENT | April 2012 - October 2017
Associate Art Director
Assisting the Experience Design and Production teams with visual design concepting, direction, and production for a variety of Alternate Reality Gaming viral campaigns.
Visual design for ARG components, including websites, print, identity and branding, game interface and social posts.
CLIENTS INCLUDE: Ford Motor Company, USA Network, Mall of America, Zedd, Nine Inch Nails, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Pictures, Paramount, NVIDIA, Loot Crate, Microsoft
THE CANNERY | June 2006 - June 2010
Visual design for DVD and Blu-ray, including menus and set-top games, websites, and multimedia projects, including video graphics, mobile phones wallpapers and screen savers, interactive web features.
CLIENTS INCLUDE: Library of Congress, Disney Educational Productions, Disney Home Entertainment, Dream Works, Warner Brothers, Lionsgate Pictures, Too Faced Cosmetics
Production Support Team mentor
Hiring and training of new production artists.
CLIENTS INCLUDE: Universal Studios, Disney Home Entertainment, Fox, New Picture Show, Paramount PwC, Sony, private collectors
Adobe CC: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Bridge
Keynote + Powerpoint
MS Office + Google Suite
Mac and Windows OS
Wrike, Slack, Basecamp
Working Knowledge Of
Big Cartel, Shopify platforms
Wordpress, Wix, Squarespace platforms
Adobe After Effects
Does anyone still use Sketch, Omnigraffle or Quark?
THINGS THAT LOOK MORE IMPRESSIVE
THAN THEY REALLY ARE
Falling in slow motion
Singing the wrong lyrics to every single song
Unbeatable trivia knowledge of 70s French campy movies